July 19, 2010

Landscape II Round Robin

This Round Robin was started in 2009 and finished in early 2010.  The talented ladies who participated in this round robin explored many techniques and used lots of creativity as they stitched these beauties!  The participants were Lyn G from the United States;  Cobi W from The Netherlands;  Karrin H from the United States;  Simona T. from Italy; and Debbie H. from the United States.


Simona’s Naked Block

Debbie H. was the first stitcher and added this sun

Debbie’s lovely seamwork

Simona’s block after Debbie

Karrin added this tree

Simona’s block after Debbie and Karrin

Lyn added flowers

Here’s the block after Lyn’s work

Leslie E. did some angel (substitute) work for Cobi. 
Here is Simona’s finished block.


Debbie’s Naked Block

Karrin’s tree

Debbie’s block after Karrin’s work

Lyn added cacti 

Debbie’s block after Karrin and Lyn

Cobi did some seam stitching for texture

This lovely aloe plant was also stitched by Cobi
Sorry, we did not have a picture of this finished block.


Karrin’s beginning tea cozy front

Beginning tea cozy back

Lyn added a tree on the back

Lyn also added trees on the front side

Cobi stitched hollyhocks

The arbor flowers were also added by Cobi

Cobi then added a rose vine around a tree

Cobi’s additions

Simona’s flowers 

Simona also stitched a girl sitting on a bench

This is the front after Simona’s additions

Debbie added flowers to the back

Karrin’s finished tea cozy back


Lyn’s Naked Block

Cobi added some whimsical stitching

More work by Cobi

Block after Cobi

Next up was Simona, who added this lovely garden and wall

Close-up of Simona’s Mr. Tree

Debbie H. added interest along the river

This wonderful bridge is also by Debbie

Karrin stitched this gnarled tree!

Mushroom by Karrin

Lyn’s completed block.  


Cobi’s Naked Block

Work by Simona

More lovely work by Simona

Debbie added the tree.

The beautiful cottage stitching was also done by Debbie.

Karrin added more floral embellishment

Lyn added her stitching, and this is the finished block.


Murgelchen94..... Be yourself...an original is always more valuable than a copy. said...

All blocks are only wonderful and a great inspiration.

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Bliss said...

These blocks are ALL gorgeous! Tough to pick a favorite addition, but the hollyhocks are beautiful -- and my favorite flower! Would love details on how they were done.